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Chimayo Tacos y Tortas

₱₱ - ₱₱₱Mexican, Barbecue,
1142 Ski Run Blvd, South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150-8511
+1 530-600-3900
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good20%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travelers talk about
“street tacos” (15 reviews)
“pulled pork” (14 reviews)
“tortas” (6 reviews)
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Mexican, Barbecue, Southwestern, Bar, Fusion, Gluten Free Options
₱₱ - ₱₱₱
1142 Ski Run Blvd, South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150-8511
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The waitress was nice, although she lied to us telling that we had salad included in the plate. After we got the ticket, we had to pay 5 extra dollars. A real scam. The food was not really good anyway.

Thank VeronicaJ1979
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We decided to try Chimayo based on other Trip Advisor reviews. After checking their website to see their hours, we found their door closed and locked on a Tuesday evening. No explanation on the door or on the website. We tried again the following evening...More

Thank Sue L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We ate here our first night in Tahoe and loved it. Seated quickly (it wasn't busy at this time) and ordered a selection of tacos and the pulled pork sandwich. All delicious and washed down with a couple beers and a big house margarita! Recommend...More

Thank Grattan M
Reviewed 15 October 2018 via mobile

Great selection of tacos. Don’t ask for beans and rice, they don’t serve it here. Cold beer as well.

Thank 841erikp
Reviewed 4 October 2018

Hey, the food is good. Don't come here for a chicken taco, you can get that at jalisco grill for a lot less. These are small creations that are quite interesting, but ordering 3 tacos and a drink is going to run you over $13.

Thank andycoyle
Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

My daughter and I were on a mother/daughter getaway. She planned the whole trip, including this restaurant. We walked in and waited a while before we were greeted. I don’t mind to wait but we weren’t even acknowledged. Once we were seated, we waited over...More

1  Thank Amy J
ChimayoTahoe, Owner at Chimayo Tacos y Tortas, responded to this reviewResponded 4 September 2018

Hi Amy, I’m so sorry to hear that our team did not take care of you. Can you please give me the date that you went in and time? I would love to get more information. Our number one priority are our guests. Please email...More

Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

The waitress was extremely nice. Other staff was very friendly too. The waitress gave good advice about what to get. We tasted quite a lot of different taco’s, all of which were to die for!! Quality for money is really good here as well!!

Thank Paulien_G06
Reviewed 12 August 2018

Taco selections were fresh and imaginative. Tortes were huge. Margaritas were tasty generous. Sitting outside on a beautiful evening it doesn't get better then this.

Thank 154mikev
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

Had a Taco Bell two days before this visit and it was like night and day! The food was so fresh with great variety of tacos. My favourites were the crab taco, steak taco and mince taco supreme. Mushroom and goats cheese was pretty good...More

Thank Eddytnc
Reviewed 31 July 2018 via mobile

Food is very tasty,well presented. Many taco options all delicious! Wait staff was exceptionally helpful and friendly! Jalapeño margaritas! Would highly recommend, nice place to get away from the crowds and relax.

Thank Dayle D
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18 October 2016|
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Response from ChicoKen2014 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I have no information re "gluten free" dishes. They were so accommodating, that I urge you to phone them with the question.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$2 - US$12
Mexican, Barbecue, Southwestern, Bar, Fusion, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Delivery, Outdoor Seating, Free Off-Street Parking, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Families with children, Bar scene, Kids, Local cuisine, Large groups
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1142 Ski Run Blvd, South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150-8511
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Lake Tahoe (California)  >  South Lake Tahoe
  • Phone Number: +1 530-600-3900
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The most ridiculous tacos you've ever had. Not your traditional mexican spot but you'll have more fun
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